Dr. Jeffrey Katz reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Katz's areas of expertise include osteoarthritis, back pain, and consultation regarding surgical interventions. Dr. Katz is fluent in both English and Spanish.
Education and Training
MD: Yale Medical School, New Haven, CT, 1984
Intern in Medicine: New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT, 1984â€“1985
Resident in Medicine: New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT, 1985â€“1987
Clinical Fellow in Rheumatology: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, 1987â€“1988
Research Fellow in Clinical Epidemiology: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, 1988â€“1990
American Board of Internal Medicine
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA:
Professor, Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery, 2010â€“present
Associate Professor, Medicine, 1998â€“2010
Assistant Professor, Medicine, 1991â€“1997
Instructor, Medicine, 1990â€“1991
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA:
Professor, Epidemiology and Environmental Health, 2010â€“present
Associate Professor, Epidemiology, 2008â€“2010
Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2003â€“2010
Associate Professor, Health Policy and Management, 2003â€“2010
Associate Professor, Occupational and Environmental Health, 1999â€“2010
The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.
Dr. Katz serves as the President-Elect for the Osteoarthritis Research Society International.